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The Resource Jump at the sun : the true life tale of unstoppable storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston, Alicia D. Williams ; illustrated by Jacqueline Alcántara

Jump at the sun : the true life tale of unstoppable storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston, Alicia D. Williams ; illustrated by Jacqueline Alcántara

Label
Jump at the sun : the true life tale of unstoppable storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston
Title
Jump at the sun
Title remainder
the true life tale of unstoppable storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston
Statement of responsibility
Alicia D. Williams ; illustrated by Jacqueline Alcántara
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Zora was a girl who hankered for tales like bees for honey. Now, her mama always told her that if she wanted something, "to jump at de sun", because even though you might not land quite that high, at least you'd get off the ground. So Zora jumped from place to place, from the porch of the general store where she listened to folktales, to Howard University, to Harlem. And everywhere she jumped, she shined sunlight on the tales most people hadn't been bothered to listen to until Zora. The tales no one had written down until Zora. Tales on a whole culture of literature overlooked...until Zora. Until Zora jumped.--
Assigning source
Amazon.com
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Alicia
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.U789
LC item number
Z945 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Alcántara, Jacqueline
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Novelists, American
  • African American novelists
  • African American women
  • Folklorists
  • African American novelists
  • African American women
  • Folklorists
  • Novelists, American
  • Novelists, American
  • African American novelists
  • African American women
  • Folklorists
  • Women
  • Southern States
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Jump at the sun : the true life tale of unstoppable storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston, Alicia D. Williams ; illustrated by Jacqueline Alcántara
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Caitlyn Dlouhy Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781534419131
Lccn
2018015664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1038041168
  • (OCoLC)on1038041168
Label
Jump at the sun : the true life tale of unstoppable storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston, Alicia D. Williams ; illustrated by Jacqueline Alcántara
Publication
Note
"A Caitlyn Dlouhy Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781534419131
Lccn
2018015664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1038041168
  • (OCoLC)on1038041168

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